VIRTUAL TRAINING: Anxiety and Mood Disorders
Date(s) - 03/18/2021
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
This training is offered virtually. Registered participants will receive a Zoom link to access the course approximately one week in advance of course date.
In this interactive, skills-based course, you will practice techniques to reduce stress, improve self-esteem, and increase structure to assist in the management of Generalized Anxiety Disorder.
The symptoms of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, including intrusive thoughts, flashbacks and avoidance behaviors, will be discussed, enabling you to provide more compassionate care.
You will practice techniques to reduce the feelings of terror and alleviate the disabling physical symptoms associated with Panic Disorder
Multiple learning strategies will also be employed throughout the training to increase knowledge and understanding of Mood Disorders, including Bipolar Disorder, Major Depression and Dysthymia. Participants will learn:
- Prevalence of different types of Mood Disorders
- Common symptoms of Bipolar Disorder, Major Depression and Dysthymia
- Commonly co-occurring diagnoses
- Treatment options and crisis resources